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Nigeria News Today: March 10, 2017

HOW SHERIFF ENTERED SECRETARIAT IS UNBECOMING OF A GOOD ...

By Olubode Olusesan In this interview with KAMARUDEEN OGUNDELE, the Publicity Secretary of the National Caretaker Committee of the PDP, Prince Dayo...

Investments In Shopping Malls Hit N1.5trn

By John Young In spite of the nation’s ailing economy, the retail market has continued to witness increased investment as shown by...

Naira gains, trades at 455/dollar as Buhari returns

By Olubode Olusesan Stanley Opara with agency report The naira traded at 455 to a dollar amid liquidity boost in the Bureau De...

Soludo wrongly enriched two banks with N8bn –Oshiomhole

By Olubode Olusesan ·  You lied, Soludo replies ex-Edo governor ’Femi Asu and Tunde Ajaja There was a mild drama at the Vanguard Economic...

Excel Cooperative holds training for farmers

By Okogba Excel Multipurpose Cooperative Society will be organizing a one day intensive training program for existing and aspiring farmers next week. The...

Okogie: Friend of the helpless

By Okogba CATHOLIC Archbishop Emeritus of Lagos Archdiocese, Anthony Cardinal Olubunmi Okogie, belongs to the generation of old biblical prophets who fearlessly...

Adeyinka Adebayo: Atiku, Amosun, Diya pay condolence visit to family

By Okogba By Monsuru Olowoopejo Former Vice President, Abubakar Atiku, Ogun State governor, Ibikunle Amosun and former Chief of the General Staff, General...

I Have Never Been This Sick In My Life – PMB

By John Young President Muhammadu Buhari returned to the country yesterday after a 49-day medical vacation in the United Kingdom, saying he...

Customs Cg Dares Senate, Says ‘I Will Never Appear In Uniform’

By John Young As the controversy between  the Nigerian Senate and the Nigerian Customs Service over the refusal of the Comptroller General...

Slain player Uzama for burial today

By Olubode Olusesan Idris Adesina The body of the slain former Golden Eaglets and Flying Eagles defender, Douglas Uzama, will be committed to...

Rangers, Rivers face tough North African tests

By Olubode Olusesan Idris Adesina Nigeria champions, Enugu Rangers, and league runners-up, Rivers United, will on Sunday have their hands full as they...

We Have Been Abandoned For IDPs, Physically Challenged Persons Cry...

By John Young Physically challenged in Borno State have lamented over what they described as long time neglect by government and other...

Hoops Dream basketball season two begins

By Olubode Olusesan The 2017 season of the Hoops Dream Basketball Programme will officially begin on Saturday at the Lekan Salami Sports...

30 BDC operators storm court, as police re-arraign Seun Egbegbe

By Olubode Olusesan Ramon Oladimeji No fewer than 30 Bureau de Change operators stormed the Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday in...

Death sentence: 10 things to know about ‘Apo Six’ murder case

By Olubode Olusesan Kunle Falayi As reactions pour in over the death sentence passed on two policemen over the killing of six Igbo...

SNEPCo tennis: Marylove fails to reach final

By Olubode Olusesan National junior tennis talent, Marylove Edwards, failed to reach the final of a junior tournament for the first time...

Pascal Dozie: Huge feet in corporate Nigeria

By Okogba By Emeka Anaeto, Dr. Pascal G. Dozie, Chairman, MTN Nigeria Communications Limited, is a seasoned economist, econometrician, consultant and banker. He...

Importers Pay N100b Freight Charges From Lagos Ports Yearly

By John Young Importers and Shippers in the country are paying a staggering N100 billion yearly to freight cost on cargoes from...

Why I ditched girls on dog leash for flower girls –Pretty...

By Olubode Olusesan with ’Nonye Ben-Nwankwo and Ademola Olonilua, aolonilua@punchng.com Instagram: demie.o Twitter: @aoloniluapunch        08116759809 When everybody had stopped talking about Pretty Mike and his...

The war in Sierra Leone affected my family terribly –Iyamide...

By Olubode Olusesan Mrs. Iyamide Gafar, former president of Association of National Accountants of Nigeria tells ‘NONYE BEN-NWANKWO how she rose to...

I saw Awolowo, Azikiwe, Balewa shun differences to work for independence...

By Olubode Olusesan Gen. Robert Adeyinka Adebayo (1928-2017) As the aide-de camp to the last British Governor-General in Nigeria, Sir James Robertson, during...

My ‘stolen’ inheritance has ruined my life

By Olubode Olusesan Success Nwogu, Ilorin A ninety-year old woman,  Mrs. Saadatu Belukor-Bello, has said that life has become a combination of  sadness,...

Girls, here are ways to earn respect from boys!

By Olubode Olusesan With Temilolu Okeowo  temiloluokeowo@gmail.com 07086620576 (sms only) Dear Aunty Temilolu, At school today, I jokingly hit a guy on his buttocks...

I’m not ready to talk about my dissolved marriage –Emeka Ike

By Olubode Olusesan with ’Nonye Ben-Nwankwo and Ademola Olonilua, aolonilua@punchng.com Instagram: demie.o Twitter: @aoloniluapunch        08116759809 Controversial Nollywood actor, Emeka Ike, whose marriage to his wife,...

PDP crisis: Growing concern over Anambra, Osun, Ekiti elections

By Olubode Olusesan Unless it puts its house in order, OLUSOLA FABIYI writes that the former ruling party, Peoples Democratic Party, may...

Yes! You can earn respect as a stay-at-home mum

By Olubode Olusesan with Elizabeth Badejo eb_africadreamwedding@yahoo.com www.stringmynaijawedding.com …08097360766 The role of a stay-at-home mum in today’s demanding society isn’t without stigma. They are perceived...

I need a husband that truly serves God –Waje

By Olubode Olusesan with ’Nonye Ben-Nwankwo and Ademola Olonilua, aolonilua@punchng.com Instagram: demie.o Twitter: @aoloniluapunch    08116759809 Although popular singer, Waje, has been blessed in her career,...

Season of death: Female undergraduates turn preys hunted by ritual killers

By Olubode Olusesan Kunle Falayi The rate of ritual murders in Nigeria in the last few years has been a source of concern...

Recession has reduced Nigeria’s GDP to $354b – Soludo

By John Abayomi A former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Charles Soludo said the size of nation’s Gross...

30% Of Road Accidents Caused By Mobile Phones – Lawmaker

By John Young About 30 per cent of road crashes in Nigeria, out of which about 25 per cent of the victims...

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